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A La Carte (11/25)

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It is going to be an abbreviated A La Carte this morning as I’ve got to update my Black Friday article before all of those sales get away from me. There are lots of good deals waiting for us today.

One Brings a Song – Christa Wells offers up a free song for a Thanksgiving treat.

Most Tweeted Moments – Here are some of the most-tweeted moments in the history of Twitter. It’s amazing to think that some news moments explode with literally thousands of tweets per second.

Is There Anyone There? – A short video.

Training the Kids – David Murray on training children to use Facebook for God’s glory (Here’s a tip: Don’t break the rules and let them have an account before they turn 13. That’s getting them off to a bad start).

Salvation in sin is not possible; it is always salvation from sin.

—C.H. Spurgeon

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